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[E] Advanced Medical Interpreting: Ethical Practices for Interpreters

July 17 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Online

0.4  CEUS (RID GS)

CMT & ACET participating programs.

InstructorName: Heather Brown and Anna McDuffie

InstructionLevel: Little/None

ContentArea: General Studies (GS)

Workshop description:

This workshop will help medical interpreters to gain familiarity and comfort with ethical issues that arise in their work. It will facilitate a professional discussion on emerging best practices in modern medical ethics. Participants will also have the opportunity to flesh-out these concepts during case study analysis.

This workshop will highlight the history of medical ethics and modern, medical ethical practices. The concepts of autonomy, beneficence, non-maleficence, and justice will be discussed to anchor participant’s approach to in-class case studies and to guide their professional practice going forward. Strategies on how to navigate complex ethical situations will be discussed.

Details

Date:
July 17
Time:
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Venue

Online

Organizer

Guinevere McCausland
Phone:
314-724-7026
Email:
gmccausland@deafinc.org
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